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Last Of The True Believers
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This album features Griffith covering the songs of artists who are her major influences. One of her better-known songs is "From a Distance," which was written and composed by Julie Gold, although Bette Midler's version achieved greater commercial success. Similarly, other artists have occasionally achieved greater success than Griffith herself with songs that she wrote or co-wrote. Griffith won the 1994 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Folk Album for Other Voices, Other Rooms. In 2008, the Americana Music Association awarded her its Americana Trailblazer Award. The Last of the True Believers. Lone Star State of Mind.

Front cover characters: John T. Davis, Paisley Robertson, Nanci Griffith, Dianne Warren, and Lyle Lovett. Includes inner sleeve with printed lyrics. Title is spelled "The Last Of The True Believers" on the front cover, and "Last Of The True Believers" on cover spine and vinyl label. Other Versions (5 of 15) View All. Cat.

Griffith has always been a more pristine folk-singer anyway, as this beautiful, understated album, one of her very best, indicates. Last of the True Believers is full of the cozy, delicate acoustic moments which Griffith gift-wraps for her listeners. The Last of the True Believers Nanci Griffith.

However, it is the overwhelming strength and conviction in the singer/songwriter's original material on The Last of the True Believers that remain indelibly impressed upon enthusiasts and critics alike. As such, Griffith has retained a copious sampling from the disc in her subsequent live performance repertoire. Griffith's crystalline vocals are well matched to the warm, earthy acoustic instrumentation on the intimate "More Than a Whisper" and "The Wing and the Wheel.

You could go home again. It's shelter from the cold". Last of the true believers Have you grown weary all alone?

All tracks composed by Nanci Griffith; except where indicated. Last of the True Believers" - 2:47. Love at the Five and Dime" - 4:33. St. Olav's Gate" (Tom Russell) - 3:03. The title track, "Lone Star State of Mind," became the first of only three Griffith singles to enter the Top 40 of the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart. It peaked at while two other singles from the album, "Cold Hearts/Closed Minds" and "Trouble in the Fields", reached and respectively.

St Olav's Gate, 03:09. More Than a Whisper, 03:48. Banks of the Ponchartrain, 03:44. Love's Found a Shoulder, 02:24. The Wing & the Wheel, 02:47. You can leave your e-mail and we will let you know when the broadcast of the station will be online again: Or listen to the other country dec name stations.

Artist: Nanci Griffith Album: The Last of the True Believers Genre: Country, Folk Label: Rounder Records, Philo Records Released: 1986 Quality: WavPack (image+. cue) Tracklist: 1. The Last of the True Believers (Griffith) 2:47 2. Love at the Five and Dime (Griffith) 4:33 3. Olav's Gate (Russell) 3:03 4. More Than a Whisper (Griffith) 5. Banks of the. Pontchartrain (Griffith) 3:39 6. Looking for the Time (Workin' Girl) (Griffith) 2:43 7. Goin' Gone (Alger, Dale, Koller) 4:19 8. One of These Days (Griffith) 2:54 9. Love's Found a Shoulder (Griffith) 2:19 10. Fly by Night.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 The Last Of The True Believers
Written-By – Nanci Griffith
2 Love At The Five & Dime
Written-By – Nanci Griffith
3 St. Olav's Gate
Choir [Harmony Choir] – Lyle Lovett, Marlin 'Griff' Griffith*, Nanci Griffith, Richard Dobson, Robert Earl Keen Jr.*, Tom RussellWritten-By – Tom Russell
4 More Than A Whisper
Harmony Vocals – Rachel Peer PrineWritten-By – Bobby Nelson*, Nanci Griffith
5 Banks Of The Pontchartrain
Harmony Vocals – Maura O'ConnellWritten-By – Nanci Griffith
6 Lookin' For The Time (Workin' Girl)
Written-By – Nanci Griffith
7 Goin' Gone
Autoharp – Gove ScrivenorWritten-By – Bill Dale, Fred Koller, Patrick Alger*
8 One Of These Days
Written-By – Nanci Griffith
9 Love's Found A Shoulder
Written-By – Nanci Griffith
10 Fly By Night
Harmony Vocals – Curtis AllenWritten-By – Nanci Griffith
11 The Wing & The Wheel
Violin – Robin BatteauWritten-By – Nanci Griffith

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Nanci Griffith
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Rounder Records Corp.
  • Copyright (c) – Rounder Records Corp.
  • Published By – Griffmill Music
  • Published By – Wing And Wheel Music Publishing
  • Published By – End Of The Trail Music
  • Published By – Bait And Beer Music
  • Published By – Little Laurel Music
  • Published By – Lucrative Music
  • Recorded At – Cowboy Arms Hotel And Recording Spa
  • Mixed At – Jack's Tracks Recording Studio
  • Mastered At – Georgetown Masters
  • Glass Mastered At – Nimbus, Virginia


  • Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Lead Guitar], Guitar [High String Guitar] – Pat Alger
  • Acoustic Guitar, Lead Vocals, Harmony Vocals – Nanci Griffith
  • Banjo – Béla Fleck
  • Cello – John Catchings
  • Design [Cover] – Nanci Griffith, Pat Alger
  • Dobro, Pedal Steel Guitar – Lloyd Green
  • Drums, Percussion – Kenny Malone
  • Electric Guitar – Philip Donnelly
  • Electric Upright Bass – Roy Huskey Jr.
  • Engineer [Co-Engineer] – Mark Miller
  • Engineer, Producer [Associate Producer] – Curtis Allen
  • Graphics – Pat Alger
  • Harmony Vocals – Lyle Lovett
  • Lighting [Front Cover] – Tim Leatherwood
  • Mandolin, Acoustic Guitar [Acoustic Lead Guitar] – Rick West
  • Mandolin, Violin, Mandola – Mark O'Connor
  • Mastered By – Denny Purcell
  • Other [Front Cover Character] – Diane Warren, John T. Davis, Lyle Lovett, Paisley Robertson
  • Photography By [Cover] – Frank Golden
  • Producer – Jim Rooney, Nanci Griffith

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): RO PH 1096 (V) ... MASTERED AT NIMBUS
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): RO PH 1109 (V) ... MASTERED AT NIMBUS
  • SPARS Code: ADD
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: CAPAC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PH-1109 Nanci Griffith Last Of The True Believers ‎(LP, Album) Philo PH-1109 US 1986
PHD 1109 Nanci Griffith Last Of The True Believers ‎(CD, Album) Philo PHD 1109 US 1986
REUC 1013, REU C 1013 Nanci Griffith Last Of The True Believers ‎(Cass, Album) Rounder Europa, Rounder Europa REUC 1013, REU C 1013 UK 1987
PH-1109, C-1109 Nanci Griffith Last Of The True Believers ‎(Cass, Album, RE, Dol) Philo, Rounder Records PH-1109, C-1109 US 1991
Philo CD PH-1109, CRSCD 807 Nanci Griffith Last Of The True Believers ‎(CD, Album, RE + CD, Comp, Ltd) Philo, CRS, CRS, Rounder Records Philo CD PH-1109, CRSCD 807 Netherlands 2001